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Republicans To Hold 2020 Convention In Charlotte, N.C.

Then-candidate Donald Trump onstage with his running mate, Mike Pence, and their families at the end of the 2016 Republican National Convention in Cleveland. Republicans have chosen Charlotte, N.C., a city that hosted Democrats' convention in 2012, to host their 2020 convention.Alex Wong/Getty Imageshide caption

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Why Did Russia Attack The 2016 Election? This Week's Whirlwind Offers New Clues

Russia's President Vladimir Putin Putin suggested to President Trump in their one-on-one meeting in Helsinki on Monday that Trump allow Russian investigators to come to the U.S. to question a former ambassador in exchange for Putin allowing U.S. investigators to travel to Russia to question 12 recently indicted military intelligence officers.Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Imageshide caption

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Russia Says Agreements Were Discussed With Trump On Syria. The U.S. Is Silent

Participants at a global security conference in Moscow in April gather near a big screen showing a Russian warplane unloading its weapons over a target in Syria. Russia became involved in the Syrian civil war in 2015 in support of its ally President Bashar Assad.Alexander Zemlianichenko/APhide caption

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Russia Says Agreements Were Discussed With Trump On Syria. The U.S. Is Silent

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VA Whistleblowers 10 Times More Likely Than Peers To Receive Disciplinary Action

A sign marks the entrance to a VA Hospital in Hines, Ill.Scott Olson/Getty Imageshide caption

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VA Whistleblowers 10 Times More Likely Than Peers To Receive Disciplinary Action

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Trump Slams Interest Rate Hikes, Ignoring Hands-Off Tradition Toward Fed

President Trump looks on as his nominee for Federal Reserve chairman, Jerome Powell, speaks at the White House on Nov. 2. On Thursday, Trump said he is "not thrilled" about Fed interest rate hikes.Drew Angerer/Getty Imageshide caption

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Trump Slams Interest Rate Hikes, Ignoring Hands-Off Tradition Toward Fed

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Republicans Force Democrats To Go On Record Over Immigration Agency

People hold up signs July 16 in Washington, D.C., as they protest ICE. Getting rid of the agency has become a popular rallying cry among progressives, but the House on Wednesday overwhelmingly passed a symbolic measure voicing support for ICE.Andrew Caballero-Reynolds/AFP/Getty Imageshide caption

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Republicans Force Democrats To Go On Record Over Immigration Agency

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Democratic Senators Slam Trump's Pick To Run Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

Kathy Kraninger, President Trump's nominee to run the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, testifies before the Senate Banking Committee on Thursday.Manuel Balce Ceneta/APhide caption

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Democratic Senators Slam Trump's Pick To Run Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

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Judge Orders Maria Butina, Linked To Russian Spy Agency, Jailed Ahead Of Trial

Prosecutors said on Wednesday that the FBI has information that Maria Butina has been in contact with Russia's FSB spy agency for as long as she has been in the United States.APhide caption

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Judge Orders Maria Butina, Linked To Russian Spy Agency, Jailed Ahead Of Trial

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Bill Browder Doubts He'll Be Swapped To Russia For U.S. Access To Russian Agents

William Browder, chief executive officer of Hermitage Capital Management, testifies before a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on July 27, 2017.Drew Angerer/Getty Imageshide caption

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Bill Browder Doubts He'll Be Swapped To Russia For U.S. Access To Russian Agents

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Trump's 'No' About Russian Interference Requires Yet More Clarification

Asked by reporters at the start of a Cabinet meeting whether Russia is still targeting the U.S., President Trump shook his head and said "no."Pablo Martinez Monsivais/APhide caption

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Sean Spicer Praises Successor Sanders: 'She Understands What The President Wants'

"I think Sarah has done a great job of making sure that she understands what the president wants," says Former White House press secretary Sean Spicer says in an interview at NPR with Mary Louise Kelly on Wednesday.Eslah Attar/NPRhide caption

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Sean Spicer Praises Successor Sanders: 'She Understands What The President Wants'

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Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's Life Immortalized In Song

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg (left) takes the oath of office in August 1993 as President Bill Clinton looks on. A new album, Notorious RBG in Song sets events from Ginsburg's life to music.Kort Duce/AFP/Getty Imageshide caption

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Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's Life Immortalized In Song

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Trump's Helsinki Bow To Putin Leaves World Wondering: Why?

President Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin speak to the media during a joint press conference after their summit on Monday in Helsinki.Chris McGrath/Getty Imageshide caption

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'We've Been Through Darker Times': Barack Obama Speaks In South Africa

Former President Barack Obama speaks in Johannesburg on Tuesday at the centennial of Nelson Mandela's birth.Gianluigi Guercia/AFP/Getty Imageshide caption

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'We've Been Through Darker Times': Barack Obama Speaks In South Africa

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Tenants Sue Kushner Cos. For Alleged Harassment, N.Y. Governor Launches Probe

Current and former tenants are suing Kushner Cos., the real-estate firm owned by the family of President Trump's son-in-law and White House senior adviser, Jared Kushner, for alleged harassment.Susan Walsh/APhide caption

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